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Fraternals Designations

Take the first step in becoming a Fraternal Professional with our FIC Program.

Earn Industry Recognized Designations with Kaplan

Kaplan Financial Education partnered with the Fraternal Field Managers’ Association (FFMA) to provide professional designations for the Fraternal Industry. The Fraternal Insurance Counselor (FIC) and Fraternal Insurance Counselor Fellow (FICF) are industry-recognized designations showcasing your commitment to improving as a professional.

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Fraternal Insurance Counselor

The Fraternal Insurance Counselor designation is the first step in becoming a Fraternal Professional. The courses will extend your product knowledge and refine your approach to consultative selling. 

Fraternal Insurance Counselor Fellow

The Fraternal Insurance Counselor Fellow designation is the second designation Fraternal Professionals earn to develop their skills in insurance and financial industries with three graduate courses in Estate Planning, Business Insurance, and Financial Products.

Fraternal Financial Services Counselor

The Fraternal Financial Services Counselor designation is the third step in advancing as a Fraternal Professional. The courses familiarize agents with retirement planning, strategy, and analytics.


Reciprocal Credit for the FIC and FICF

FIC and FICF designation holders receive over $1,900 in credit toward the Life Underwriter Training
Counselor Fellow® (LUTCF®) designation and will have completed over 60% of the required coursework.

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